The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Sophos products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Sophos over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Sophos PLC.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sophos
Rank - - 38
Permanent jobs citing Sophos 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage - - 0.52%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,750 £30,500
% change year-on-year
-5.51% +4.09%
Sophos
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stevenage region.

Vendors Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
70 123 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 53.85% 51.46% 56.02%
Number of salaries quoted 65 60 51
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Sophos
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Sophos across the Stevenage region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Sophos Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

Sophos
Salary Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sophos across the Stevenage region.

Sophos Salary Trend in Stevenage

Sophos
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Stevenage region citing Sophos also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Sophos.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee
1 1 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V

Sophos
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Stevenage region citing Sophos also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Sophos. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee
1 1 (100.00%) VMware